English gold coin

On display


  • Title

    English gold coin

  • Associated people

    Henry VIII (1509 - 1547) (ruler)
  • Associated place

  • Date

    c. 1526
  • Material and technique

    gold, struck

  • Denomination

    George Noble

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    27 mm (diameter)
    4.55 g (weight)
    9 o'clock (die-axis)
  • Inscription/mark


  • Design

    Saint George on horseback kiling the dragon, right (obverse)

    King on ship (reverse)

  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Browne Willis, 1760.

  • Museum location

    Lower ground floor | Gallery 7 | Money
  • Museum department

    Heberden Coin Room

  • Accession no.


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